Prof Linda Rosenman

Professor Linda Rosenman was one of LeadWest's elected Directors between November 2011 and October 2012. 

Professor Rosenman has a PhD in Economics and Social Work from Washington University, with extensive experience in research, both in the United States and Australia. She has a long history of community engagement within and beyond the tertiary sector, and was awarded an Australian Centenary medal for her services to education and the community.

When serving as a Director of the Board of LeadWest, Professor Linda Rosenman was Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Knowledge Exchange) at Victoria University.  She was previously Head of School of Social Work and Social Policy at the University of Queensland, where she also served as President of the University of Queensland Academic Board and Executive Dean of the Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences.

Professor Rosenman was President of the Council for the Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences (CHASS), an organisation she has served since its foundation. She is the former President of the Australasian Council of Deans of Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities; the Association for Social Work and Welfare Education, and a number of other Boards, Commissions and advisory councils in education and human and community services sectors.